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Orlando Sentinel
SAK celebrates 40 years this weekendparticipation. In 1982, Walt Disney World asked the “SAKtors,” as they call th
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
participation. In 1982, Walt Disney World asked the “SAKtors,” as they call themselves, to perform at the opening of Epcot. They spent seven years performing at the theme park’s Italy and United Kingdom pavilions, as well as in Future... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Why Facebook's Willow Beats Apple's Saucera self-contained whole. The first time I saw this concept was Walt Disney's cit
E-Commerce Times / Posted yesterday
a self-contained whole. The first time I saw this concept was Walt Disney's city of the future, which was supposed to be EPCOT (Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow). Sadly, Disney died before achieving his dream, and Epcot became kind of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
5 things to know heading into Epcot International Food & Wine FestivalThe 2017 edition of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival looms: The fir
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The 2017 edition of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival looms: The first day of the 75-day event is Aug. 31, the earliest start in its history. Sentinel food writer Lauren Delgado and I had sneak peeks of some of the fare by festival... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
5 things to know heading into Epcot International Food & Wine FestivalThe 2017 edition of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival looms: The fir
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The 2017 edition of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival looms: The first day of the 75-day event is Aug. 31, the earliest start in its history. Sentinel food writer Lauren Delgado and I had sneak peeks of some of the fare by festival... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
MasterChef winner Shaun O'Neale coming to Epcot International Food & Wine FestivalBeing the celebrity chef on the opening weekend of the Epcot International Food
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Being the celebrity chef on the opening weekend of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is quite the moment for Shaun O’Neale. And that’s saying something: O’Neale won the seventh season of Fox’s MasterChef cooking competition. The... Read more
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NBC Miami
Two Disney World Rides Officially Close, To Be Replacedat Walt Disney World officially closed down over the weekend, but two new rides
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
at Walt Disney World officially closed down over the weekend, but two new rides are in the works at the theme park. Epcot’s “Universe of Energy” and Hollywood Studios’ “The Great Movie Ride” had their final runs on Sunday, according to the... Read more
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FOX Business
Disney World's Big Makeover Faces Growing Painsreplacements will be special. A Guardians of the Galaxy-themed thrill ride will
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
replacements will be special. A Guardians of the Galaxy-themed thrill ride will be be taking over the space left behind by Epcot's sleepy energy attraction, giving Disney one of the few Marvel franchises that it can promote within its Florida... Read more
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FOX Business
Disney World's Big Makeover Faces Growing Painsreplacements will be special. A Guardians of the Galaxy-themed thrill ride will
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
replacements will be special. A Guardians of the Galaxy-themed thrill ride will be be taking over the space left behind by Epcot's sleepy energy attraction, giving Disney one of the few Marvel franchises that it can promote within its Florida... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Panel: Lackawanna County Fair appears viablevolunteer fire companies and other civic organizations to be a central componen
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
volunteer fire companies and other civic organizations to be a central component of the event. One idea was hosting an Epcot-style ethnic food area. “You could go around the world,” Olivetti said. “Someone might be selling Italian food and... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Two old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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ajc.com
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
2 old Disney rides closing to make way for new onesmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Last day to enjoy two classic Disney attractionsmarks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classi
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
marks the final day guests at Walt Disney World will be able to ride two classic attractions: Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot’s Universe of Energy pavilion and The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios. Both attractions feature slow-moving... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney fans buy up goodbye merchandise as two rides closein 1989 at Hollywood Studios while the original Universe of Energy began in 198
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
in 1989 at Hollywood Studios while the original Universe of Energy began in 1982 until it got the Ellen makeover in 1996 at Epcot. After booking a spontaneous vacation before the new school year started to celebrate her birthday, Chicago-area high... Read more
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/Film
/Film Pays Tribute to The Great Movie Rideof four (including my grandmother and mother) to Orlando’s Happiest Place on Ea
/Film / Posted 6 days ago
of four (including my grandmother and mother) to Orlando’s Happiest Place on Earth. There I learned of the epic worlds of Epcot, along with the sparkle that resided inside the Magic Kingdom. But I knew I had discovered my favorite theme park once... Read more
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Newton Daily News
A trip to Disney Worldat least once, and most things several times. I think the back-to-back days bet
Newton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
at least once, and most things several times. I think the back-to-back days between Hollywood Studios, Magic Kingdom and Epcot, made everything seem like one big amusement park to Tim. By the second trip to those parks, Tim was starting to learn... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The dark side of Disney's Pandora, Universal's Volcano Bayfor the after-sundown set, designers added lighting touches and special effects
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
for the after-sundown set, designers added lighting touches and special effects to create whole new vibes. When you leave Epcot after dark, you might notice sparkling bits of light incorporated into the sidewalks. Nighttime Pandora builds on that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The dark side of Disney's Pandora, Universal's Volcano Bayfor the after-sundown set, designers added lighting touches and special effects
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
for the after-sundown set, designers added lighting touches and special effects to create whole new vibes. When you leave Epcot after dark, you might notice sparkling bits of light incorporated into the sidewalks. Nighttime Pandora builds on that... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's why the best is yet to come for Disneyof that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be fol
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
of that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be followed with a Mission: Space revamp at EPCOT later this summer, which kicks off a massive reset at that park. By 2020, all four Disney theme parks in Florida and... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's why the best is yet to come for Disneyof that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be fol
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
of that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be followed with a Mission: Space revamp at EPCOT later this summer, which kicks off a massive reset at that park. By 2020, all four Disney theme parks in Florida and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tour Walt Disney World’s Tomorrowland with a former Disney Imagineerthe interior of Space Mountain. Another highlight is a viewing of the model of
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
the interior of Space Mountain. Another highlight is a viewing of the model of Progress City, the conceptual predecessor of Epcot. There is no minimum height or age requirement for this attraction. A person at least 14 years old must accompany... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why The Best Is Yet to Come for The Walt Disney Companyof that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be fol
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
of that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be followed with a Mission: Space revamp at EPCOT later this summer, which kicks off a massive reset at that park. By 2020, all four Disney theme parks in Florida and... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why The Best Is Yet to Come for The Walt Disney Companyof that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be fol
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
of that in Q3 as it opened a land based on Avatar in late-May. That will be followed with a Mission: Space revamp at EPCOT later this summer, which kicks off a massive reset at that park. By 2020, all four Disney theme parks in Florida and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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ajc.com
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
Dayton Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Tiny California town to become marijuana tourist stopShearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
Shearin, consultant to American Green and general manager of the Nipton project, compared the future site to Disney's Epcot Center, Forbes reported. "We want people to understand that this is a serious venture, with thoughtful business and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Obit-Disney Imagineer storyDisney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showi
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showing Disney's vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He had a hand in the design of memorable Magic Kingdom attractions such as the "The... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Obit-Disney Imagineer storyDisney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showi
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showing Disney's vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He had a hand in the design of memorable Magic Kingdom attractions such as the "The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Correction: Obit-Disney Imagineer storyDisney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showi
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showing Disney's vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He had a hand in the design of memorable Magic Kingdom attractions such as the "The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
What to do at Disney in Augusttheater-type attractions. Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
theater-type attractions. Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park and Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot will roll for guests for the final time. But it’s also the first day for new visuals at Epcot’s Mission: Space.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What to do at Disney in Augusttheater-type attractions. Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
theater-type attractions. Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park and Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot will roll for guests for the final time. But it’s also the first day for new visuals at Epcot’s Mission: Space.... Read more
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Bizjournals
Universal Orlando permits signal start of work on new Harry Potter attractionmore details on the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge land coming to Disney's Hollywood
Bizjournals / Posted 16 days ago
more details on the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge land coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios, as well as new additions to Epcot, Magic Kingdom and even plans for a fully-immersive Star Wars-themed hotel. New attractions and experiences at local... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Minnie Vans, a Disney deal with Lyft, now on the roadthis month, along with another transportation system. The Disney Skyliner, a go
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
this month, along with another transportation system. The Disney Skyliner, a gondola-based system, eventually will connect Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme parks with Disney’s Art of Animation, Pop Century and Caribbean Beach resorts as... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Why Facebook's Willow Beats Apple's Saucera self-contained whole. The first time I saw this concept was Walt Disney's cit
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 17 days ago
a self-contained whole. The first time I saw this concept was Walt Disney's city of the future, which was supposed to be EPCOT (Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow). Sadly, Disney died before achieving his dream, and Epcot became kind of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Getting to know Marty Sklar, a man who shaped Disney theme parksof the Caribbean to Walt Disney World’s optimistic look to the future and wide
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
of the Caribbean to Walt Disney World’s optimistic look to the future and wide embrace of international culture that is Epcot. Sklar did a little writing on the former and helped shape the latter, ensuring that Walt’s vision for a utopian city... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Marty Sklar, pioneering Disney imagineer who led development of parks, dies at 83along with design and marketing materials for the parks as well as a film showi
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
along with design and marketing materials for the parks as well as a film showing Disney's vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He was a low-key and unimposing figure who condensed Walt Disney's ideas into a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Marty Sklar, pioneering Disney imagineer who led development of parks, dies at 83along with design and marketing materials for the parks as well as a film showi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
along with design and marketing materials for the parks as well as a film showing Disney's vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He was a low-key and unimposing figure who condensed Walt Disney's ideas into a... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Leading Disney parks 'Imagineer' Martin Sklar dies at 83Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showi
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showing Disney's vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He had a hand in the design of memorable Magic Kingdom attractions such as the "The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Marty Sklar, pioneering Disney imaginer who led development of parks, dies at 83my own obituary,'" Sklar recalled. But Disney liked the presentation enough to
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
my own obituary,'" Sklar recalled. But Disney liked the presentation enough to ask Sklar to develop a 25-minute film on Epcot, a utopian community billed as a showcase for American industry and urban planning. The film played a key role in... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Leading Disney parks ‘Imagineer’ Martin Sklar dies at 83Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showi
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 20 days ago
Disney along with design and marketing materials for the parks and a film showing Disney’s vision for Walt Disney World and Epcot in Florida before they were built. He had a hand in the design of memorable Magic Kingdom attractions such as the “The... Read more
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